August 28, 2019 – (Key West, FL). “Following the Fish: Hemingway in Key West” to be next KWAHS Happy Hour with the Historian event

Raise a toast to Key West history with Key West Art & Historical Society Curator Cori Convertito, Ph.D., on Wednesday, September 11 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm during her popular “Happy Hour with the Historian” program at the BottleCap Lounge, 1128 Simonton Street, Key West. Enjoy a complimentary beer, wine or well drink while Convertito presents on the evening’s topic, “Following the Fish: Hemingway in Key West.”

The Nobel Prize-winning author who lived and wrote in Key West during the 1930s immersed himself in Florida Keys game fishing. Convertito will share insights on both his angling exploits and his lesser known conservation activities.

Happy Hour with the Historian is limited to 60 attendees; reserve your spot now at kwahs.org/events— $8 for KWAHS members, $10 for non-members. For more information,contact Cori Convertito, Ph.D. at 305-295-6616 x112 or cconvertitofarrar@kwahs.orgYour Museums.  Your Community.  It takes an Island. (Image courtesy Key West Art & Historical Society).

IMAGE:Photograph from the Ernest Hemingway Collection of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.